Photo by Senior Airman Chris Muncy, 106th Rescue Wing
NEW YORK CITY-- Visitors to the USS Intrepid Sea, Air & space Museum watch as members of the New York Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing demonstrate their skills during a special Veterans Day event.
The demonstration included a rescue eaturing HH-60s from the 101st Rescue Squadron and Guardian Angels from the 103rd Rescue Squadron. After the event the HH-60s flew over the Veteran's Day parade route and landed on the deck of the USS Intrepid.
NY National Guard In the News
Newsday -- Thu, 16 May 2013
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NewsOne -- Wed, 15 May 2013
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